Katrina Torres
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Katrina Torres

800+ oDesk Hours Experienced Transcriber & Proofreader


Sta. Rosa, Philippines


To secure a job as a Transcriber/Transcriptionist or Virtual Assistant. I am a professional transcriber/transcriptionist with 8 years experience doing general/business/technical, and occasionally medical transcription. These are in the form of: - Interviews - Seminars - Podcasts - Videos - Teleclasses - Webinars The abovementioned are either single speaker, one-on-one, or group discussions. I am proficient in using Express Scribe and Digital Voice Editor as audio playback software. My typing speed is 65 WPM. Additionally, I have experience transcribing the following accents: American English, British English, Australian, Indian, Malaysian, Thai, Indonesian, Latin, African etc. My portfolio includes but not limited to: General/Business - Teleconference of UNICEF staff - Series of interviews ... morefor a dissertation on leadership and self-awareness - Series of about 30 hours of interviews for a dissertation on scholar-practitioners - Podcast: interviews with people who have successfully grown their businesses and live a rich life - Interviews of clients who went to a workshop of a dance instructor - YouTube videos of a health and fitness radio show in Dallas, Texas (most shows are medical in nature) - Interviews of clients of a management consultant - Podcasts of a channel on women empowerment - Interviews for a hearing instrumentation company based in Illinois - Teleseminar series of a mind and body medicine radio show in Nashville, Tennessee - Interviews on effects of climate change in Asian megacities for ADB Technical - Interview with employees of a Silicon Valley company - Webinars of a large ERP (Enterprise Resource Planning) software company - Audio CD/DVD of email/web marketing seminar Medical - Seminar of a large multinational pharmaceutical company on neuroscience - Interview of the head of a UK-based NGO on STD Additionally, I have been an Executive Assistant and Administrative Officer for an IT services company with a total working experience of 7 years. less

Work History and Feedback

  • Oct 2014 - Nov 2014

    Transcriber needed for audio recording of interview about art/sculpture
    Thank you for your hard work on this task!
    $70.00 earned
    Fixed Price

  • Feb 2013 - Aug 2013

    Transcriptionist with great listening and English skills for transcribing phone calls
    Katrina is a very reliable person and she always delivered on time and produced work with outstanding quality.
    39 hours
    $4.50 / hr
    $185.54 earned

  • Feb 2012 - Mar 2012

    Transcription off podcast
    Amazingly fast. High value. I didn't have to explain anything and the work was perfect.
    $65.00 earned
    Fixed Price

  • Feb 2012

    1.25 hr transcription 36 hour turnover required
    Great transcrition job
    $25.00 earned
    Fixed Price

  • Feb 2012

    Audio transcription
    Great job, and in less time than agreed to! Will definitely hire Katrina again.
    4 hours
    $6.11 / hr
    $21.39 earned

  • Jan 2012

    Transcription of three audio files

    No feedback given

    17 hours
    $6.11 / hr
    $101.85 earned

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Name Score (out of 5) Time to Complete
MS PowerPoint 2003 Test 3.25 Above Average 18 mins
MS Word 2003 Test 3.40 Top 20% 28 mins
English To Tagalog (Filipino) Translation Skills Test 4.40 Above Average 16 mins
Windows XP Test 3.75 Top 20% 6 mins
Upwork Readiness Test for Independent Contractors and Company Managers 4.20 Below Average 27 mins
Telephone Etiquette Certification 3.00 Below Average 8 mins
Email Etiquette Certification 3.40 Below Average 8 mins
English Vocabulary Test (U.S. Version) 3.90 Above Average 16 mins
U.S. English Basic Skills Test 4.25 Top 20% 10 mins
Office Skills Test 3.40 Below Average 17 mins
English Spelling Test (U.S. Version) 4.40 Below Average 6 mins